Annual Charity 2016
Annual Charities 2015
Collecting in Durham on Saturday 24 October 2015 for the Durham Talking Newspaper
Annual Charity 2014
For 2014, the NEH chose Save The Children, which is generally associated with overseas aid and disaster relief. The money raised was aimed at helping children in the North East region, which has many areas of deprivation, with Middlesbrough chosen for the Family and School Together (FAST) programme.
The Secretary and Chair of NEH joined with other members in collecting for Save the Children in Durham on 5th July 2014. £287 was passed on to help the organisation in the North East of England
Annual Charities 2013
In 2013 we chose the Stroke Association – Charity Number: 211015 and promoted it at the Green Festival in Leazes Park Newcastle, the Durham Miners Gala, Newcastle Central Station & Durham Market Place, where we set a new collection record. Our total for the year set a new record of £1377.
Annual Charity 2012
In 2012, the charity was County Durham Furniture Help Scheme, which provides affordable furniture, household appliances and other items to people on benefits or on low incomes
Annual Charity 2011
In 2011, the charity was Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centres, for which we raised more than £1200 towards a Maggie’s Cancer Care Centre at the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, next to the Northern Centre for Cancer Care (NCCC) which serves a population of approximately 3 million people. The region includes Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, parts of County Durham and Tees Valley and parts of Cumbria and Lancashire
Annual Charity 2010
In 2010, the charity was the Durham Palestine Educational Trust – Charity Number: 1085097
Annual Charity 2009
In 2009, the charity was the Recyke y’ Bike – Charity Number: 1124639